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Drawing, Design for a sedan chair, 1780–1800

This is a Drawing. It is dated 1780–1800. Its medium is pen and ink, brush and gray, green yellow blue watercolors on paper. It is a part of the Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design department.

This object was donated by Mrs. Charles B. Alexander. It is credited Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Alexander.

Its dimensions are

24.8 x 41.4 cm (9 3/4 x 16 5/16 in.)

It has the following markings

water mark: Similar to Churchill 434, left

It is inscribed

The monogram A R is above them at the back.

Cite this object as

Drawing, Design for a sedan chair, 1780–1800; England; pen and ink, brush and gray, green yellow blue watercolors on paper; 24.8 x 41.4 cm (9 3/4 x 16 5/16 in.); Gift of Mrs. Charles B. Alexander; 1900-1-20

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